The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 464 439 337
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -102
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 516 623 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.54% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 1.39% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 437 496 720
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
45255 44660 43197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.88% 38.87% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 36247 34744 34875
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in the UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -24 496 £48,750 +8.33% 66
London +31 190 £60,000 - 32
South East -19 71 £45,000 +5.88% 5
North West +21 61 £45,000 +20.00% 9
West Midlands -15 45 £52,500 -4.54% 13
Manchester +14 40 £45,000 +20.00% 4
South West -29 36 £45,000 - 2
East of England +3 35 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Staffordshire +18 33 £52,500 -4.54% 3
West Yorkshire -44 29 £56,500 +41.25%
Yorkshire -58 29 £56,500 +50.66%
City of London -5 25 £71,250 +9.61% 6
Leeds -37 24 £56,500 +25.55%
East Midlands 0 23 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Bristol -48 23 £52,500 +20.00%
Hampshire +25 21 £35,000 -15.66% 1
Winchester +6 21 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Oxfordshire +11 17 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Cheshire -7 16 £40,000 +15.94% 4
Suffolk +8 14 £57,500 +43.75%
Ipswich -3 14 £57,500 +43.75%
Surrey -29 14 £50,000 -
Nottingham +5 13 £45,000 +9.09% 2
Nottinghamshire -3 13 £45,000 +9.09% 2
Stoke-on-Trent +1 12 £52,500 - 2
Bedfordshire +10 10 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Berkshire +13 9 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Bedford +1 9 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Cannock +17 8 £55,000 +46.66%
Buckinghamshire -15 8 £45,000 -10.00% 1

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier.

1 589 (60.66%) .NET
2 554 (57.05%) C#
3 478 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
4 464 (47.79%) SQL Server
5 370 (38.11%) SQL
6 362 (37.28%) JavaScript
7 341 (35.12%) Microsoft
8 335 (34.50%) HTML
9 333 (34.29%) ASP.NET
10 294 (30.28%) CSS
11 278 (28.63%) OO
12 265 (27.29%) Unit Testing
13 264 (27.19%) TDD
14 262 (26.98%) MVC
14 262 (26.98%) Finance
15 243 (25.03%) Windows
16 242 (24.92%) .NET Framework
17 233 (24.00%) XML
18 229 (23.58%) Web Services
19 226 (23.27%) Scrum
20 201 (20.70%) Java
21 200 (20.60%) WCF
22 195 (20.08%) SOA
23 177 (18.23%) jQuery
24 165 (16.99%) Degree
25 162 (16.68%) MS Excel
26 157 (16.17%) Oracle
27 150 (15.45%) T-SQL
28 149 (15.35%) Continuous Integration
29 140 (14.42%) Visual Studio

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 77 (7.93%) IIS
2 76 (7.83%) SharePoint
3 47 (4.84%) WebSphere
4 32 (3.30%) BizTalk Server
4 32 (3.30%) Apache
5 30 (3.09%) JBoss
6 26 (2.68%) WebLogic
7 19 (1.96%) Apache ServiceMix
8 17 (1.75%) Tomcat
9 13 (1.34%) CMS
9 13 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
10 9 (0.93%) Orchard CMS
11 8 (0.82%) Umbraco
12 7 (0.72%) MQSeries
12 7 (0.72%) Node.js
13 6 (0.62%) Documentum
14 5 (0.51%) OpenEdge
15 3 (0.31%) NServiceBus
15 3 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 162 (16.68%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.19%) MS Office
3 26 (2.68%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.34%) MS Project
5 1 (0.10%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 21 (2.16%) Oracle 11i
2 15 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (1.03%) Oracle Financials
4 9 (0.93%) Oracle iProcurement
4 9 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (0.93%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 9 (0.93%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 7 (0.72%) Oracle AGIS
5 7 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.31%) RMDS
7 3 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.31%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.31%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.21%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (1.54%) SaaS
3 14 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.10%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 45 (4.63%) Internet
2 29 (2.99%) HTTP
3 27 (2.78%) Firewall
4 16 (1.65%) DNS
4 16 (1.65%) NAS
4 16 (1.65%) SAN
5 15 (1.54%) TCP/IP
6 12 (1.24%) DHCP
7 9 (0.93%) SMTP
8 6 (0.62%) Broadband
9 4 (0.41%) Wireless
10 3 (0.31%) SNMP
11 2 (0.21%) LAN
11 2 (0.21%) WAN
12 1 (0.10%) ATM
12 1 (0.10%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.10%) Frame Relay
12 1 (0.10%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.10%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 464 (47.79%) SQL Server
2 117 (12.05%) Relational Database
3 61 (6.28%) RDBMS
4 58 (5.97%) NoSQL
5 52 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 51 (5.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 43 (4.43%) MongoDB
8 39 (4.02%) Hazelcast
9 37 (3.81%) Oracle Database
9 37 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 34 (3.50%) Big Data
11 33 (3.40%) Neo4j
12 25 (2.57%) Oracle Database 10g
13 24 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
13 24 (2.47%) DB2
14 23 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
15 22 (2.27%) OLAP
16 20 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
17 14 (1.44%) OLAP Cube
18 13 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 140 (14.42%) Visual Studio
2 93 (9.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 75 (7.72%) Git (software)
4 69 (7.11%) Maven
5 65 (6.69%) JUnit
6 54 (5.56%) Selenium
7 53 (5.46%) Subversion
8 38 (3.91%) NUnit
9 30 (3.09%) JMeter
9 30 (3.09%) HP UFT
9 30 (3.09%) WebDriver
10 27 (2.78%) SoapUI
11 26 (2.68%) MSTest
12 23 (2.37%) Moq
13 21 (2.16%) SpecFlow
14 20 (2.06%) TestNG
14 20 (2.06%) Ant
15 19 (1.96%) Eclipse
15 19 (1.96%) Eclipse RCP
15 19 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 262 (26.98%) Finance
2 58 (5.97%) Games
3 55 (5.66%) Banking
4 47 (4.84%) Retail
5 34 (3.50%) Legal
6 25 (2.57%) Front Office
7 24 (2.47%) Back Office
8 21 (2.16%) Telecoms
9 20 (2.06%) Law
10 19 (1.96%) Marketing
11 17 (1.75%) Manufacturing
12 12 (1.24%) Billing
13 10 (1.03%) Investment Banking
14 9 (0.93%) French Language
15 8 (0.82%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.72%) General Ledger
17 5 (0.51%) Electronics
17 5 (0.51%) Online Betting
18 4 (0.41%) Advertising
18 4 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 574 (59.11%) Developer
2 209 (21.52%) .NET Developer
3 192 (19.77%) Architect
4 141 (14.52%) C# Developer
5 114 (11.74%) Senior Developer
6 93 (9.58%) Solutions Architect
7 91 (9.37%) Java Developer
8 90 (9.27%) C# .NET Developer
9 80 (8.24%) Web Developer
10 79 (8.14%) Software Developer
11 68 (7.00%) ASP.NET Developer
12 54 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 46 (4.74%) Senior .NET Developer
14 45 (4.63%) Software Engineer
14 45 (4.63%) Consultant
15 40 (4.12%) .NET Web Developer
16 34 (3.50%) Analyst
16 34 (3.50%) Technical Architect
17 28 (2.88%) Lead Developer
17 28 (2.88%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 589 (60.66%) .NET
2 335 (34.50%) HTML
3 333 (34.29%) ASP.NET
4 294 (30.28%) CSS
5 242 (24.92%) .NET Framework
6 233 (24.00%) XML
7 229 (23.58%) Web Services
8 200 (20.60%) WCF
9 177 (18.23%) jQuery
10 130 (13.39%) WinForms
10 130 (13.39%) HTML5
11 117 (12.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 114 (11.74%) Spring
13 106 (10.92%) Entity Framework
14 98 (10.09%) WPF
15 90 (9.27%) SOAP
16 89 (9.17%) REST
17 84 (8.65%) CSS3
18 76 (7.83%) Ajax
19 74 (7.62%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 126 (12.98%) Computer Science
2 109 (11.23%) Client/Server
3 84 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (6.08%) Enterprise Software
5 34 (3.50%) Inversion of Control
6 31 (3.19%) Mobile App
7 23 (2.37%) SWIFT
8 21 (2.16%) Mathematics
9 20 (2.06%) Hedge funds
9 20 (2.06%) Management Information System
10 19 (1.96%) Clustering
11 18 (1.85%) Derivative
12 17 (1.75%) Online Games
12 17 (1.75%) User Experience
13 13 (1.34%) Data Integration
14 12 (1.24%) Algorithms
14 12 (1.24%) Data Centre
15 11 (1.13%) Public Cloud
15 11 (1.13%) Semantic Web
15 11 (1.13%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 243 (25.03%) Windows
2 93 (9.58%) Linux
3 57 (5.87%) Android
4 54 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 42 (4.33%) UNIX
6 26 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (1.75%) Windows Phone
9 16 (1.65%) Windows Mobile
9 16 (1.65%) Windows Phone 7
10 13 (1.34%) Windows 7
11 12 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.93%) MVS
13 7 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.62%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.41%) Windows CE
16 1 (0.10%) Debian
16 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 478 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
2 278 (28.63%) OO
3 265 (27.29%) Unit Testing
4 264 (27.19%) TDD
5 262 (26.98%) MVC
6 226 (23.27%) Scrum
7 195 (20.08%) SOA
8 149 (15.35%) Continuous Integration
9 140 (14.42%) SDLC
10 138 (14.21%) Software Engineering
11 122 (12.56%) Mentoring
12 100 (10.30%) UML
13 84 (8.65%) OOD
14 83 (8.55%) OOP
15 78 (8.03%) Multithreading
16 72 (7.42%) E-Commerce
17 68 (7.00%) Web Development
18 63 (6.49%) TOGAF
19 58 (5.97%) MVVM
20 57 (5.87%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 554 (57.05%) C#
2 370 (38.11%) SQL
3 362 (37.28%) JavaScript
4 201 (20.70%) Java
5 150 (15.45%) T-SQL
6 91 (9.37%) VB.NET
7 73 (7.52%) VB
8 38 (3.91%) C++
9 17 (1.75%) VB6
10 16 (1.65%) XPath
11 14 (1.44%) PHP
12 11 (1.13%) ActionScript
12 11 (1.13%) Bash Shell
12 11 (1.13%) Objective-C
13 10 (1.03%) Lua
14 9 (0.93%) VBA
14 9 (0.93%) VBScript
15 8 (0.82%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.62%) TypeScript
16 6 (0.62%) Scala
Qualifications
1 165 (16.99%) Degree
2 34 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (1.54%) MCSD
3 15 (1.54%) MCPD
4 13 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (1.34%) MCSE
5 12 (1.24%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (1.24%) MCITP
6 11 (1.13%) Brainbench
6 11 (1.13%) Sun Certification
7 9 (0.93%) ISEB
8 8 (0.82%) Security Cleared
8 8 (0.82%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (0.31%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.21%) ISACA
10 2 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.21%) CISSP
10 2 (0.21%) MCP
11 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (6.90%) QA
2 12 (1.24%) COBIT
3 7 (0.72%) SLA
4 2 (0.21%) WAI
5 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
System Software
1 51 (5.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (2.47%) Active Directory
3 15 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 13 (1.34%) vCloud
5 12 (1.24%) Terminal Services
5 12 (1.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 12 (1.24%) vSphere
6 3 (0.31%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (1.24%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 11 (1.13%) MOM
4 6 (0.62%) OpenNMS
5 5 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.31%) Puppet
7 3 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.10%) SCCM
8 1 (0.10%) SCOM
8 1 (0.10%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 341 (35.12%) Microsoft
2 157 (16.17%) Oracle
3 69 (7.11%) IBM
4 51 (5.25%) VMware
5 45 (4.63%) Sybase
6 25 (2.57%) Google
7 23 (2.37%) HP
8 21 (2.16%) Red Hat
9 17 (1.75%) Apple
10 15 (1.54%) Veritas
10 15 (1.54%) BEA
11 14 (1.44%) Cisco
12 13 (1.34%) Juniper
13 12 (1.24%) Telerik
14 11 (1.13%) Sun
15 10 (1.03%) Terracotta
16 8 (0.82%) OpenText
17 7 (0.72%) EMC
17 7 (0.72%) PeopleSoft
18 6 (0.62%) Citrix
Hertfordshire
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Plus Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
LANDESK
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50-55k
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £54000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Company Bonus, Generous Pension Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago